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Verdi: Aida - Highlights / Levine, Millo, Domingo, Zajick


Release Date: 06/14/1994 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 53506   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido DomingoTerry CookDolora ZajicSamuel Ramey,   ... 
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera OrchestraMetropolitan Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Se quel guerrier io fossi!" 
2.
Aida: Or di Vulcano al tempio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Terry Cook (Baritone), Dolora Zajic (Mezzo Soprano), Samuel Ramey (Bass),
Placido Domingo (Tenor), Charles Anthony (Tenor), Aprile Millo (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Chorus,  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
3.
Aida: Ritorna vincitor! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Aprile Millo (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 7 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
4.
Aida: Gloria all' Egitto by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Chorus,  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
5.
Aida: Grand March by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
6.
Aida: Ballet Music by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
7.
Aida: Vieni, o guerriero vindice by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Chorus,  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8.
Aida: O patria mia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Aprile Millo (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 6 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Qui Radamčs verrŕ...." 
9.
Aida: Ciel, mio padre!...Su dunque sorgete by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  James Morris (Bass), Aprile Millo (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 8 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
10.
Aida: Pur ti riveggo...Lŕ tra le foreste vergini by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Aprile Millo (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 9 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection continues with "Nel fiero anelito...Nč d'Amneris paventi...Fuggiam gli ardori...Sovra una terra estrania...Ah, no! Fuggiamo!...Nella terra avventurata...." 
11.
Aida: Ma dimmi; per qual via by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass), Dolora Zajic (Mezzo Soprano), James Morris (Bass),
Aprile Millo (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
12.
Aida: L'abborita rivale a me sfuggia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Dolora Zajic (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 5 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
13.
Aida: Giŕ i sacerdoti adunansi...Ah! tu dei vivere! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dolora Zajic (Mezzo Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with "Ah, tu dei vivere!" and continues "Chi ti salva...E la morte un ben supremo...." 
14.
Aida: La fatal pietra...O terra, addio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Aprile Millo (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15.
Aida: La fatal pietra...O terra, addio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Dolora Zajic (Mezzo Soprano), Aprile Millo (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Chorus,  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/1990 
Venue:  Manhattan Center, New York, New York 
Length: 9 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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